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Menees Broadcasts; Big Band Music: Cassette 2 side A: 1. Begin the Beguine…Artie Shaw 2. I'm Looking over a four leaf clover/Art Mooney Orch 3. Listen to the Mocking Bird/Horace Heidt Orch. With Fred Lowery, the whistler. 4. You made me love you/Harry James Orch. 5. Beer Barrel Polka/Lawrence Welk. Cassette Side 2: 1. You are my sunshine/Lawrence Welk with singers Shirley Grundy, Parnell Grina 2. Who wouldn't Love you/Kay Kyser Orch. (Vocal bb Harry Babbitt (Roosevelt High grad. St. Louis), Trudy Erwin) 3. St. Louis Blues/Guy Lombardo (W.C. Handy's "St. Louis" 1914, is most recorded song, more than 1600 times) 4. Sentimental Journey/Les Brown Orch. Doris Day vocal 1945 5. Auld Lang Syne/Guy Lombardo, Undated

 Item — Box: AV-5, Object: 239

Scope and Contents

From the Series:

Radio broadcast of Charles ("Cactus" Charlie) Menees, internationally recognized critic, radio producer, and jazz educator. The collection also consist of jazz recordings collected by Menees. Some material related to Don Wolff (St. Louis radio DJ) in this collection was transferred to Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. Vinyl LPs from the collection are searchable in the UMKC Libraries catalog. Cataloged Sound Recordings from the Charlie Menees Collection


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1 Compact Cassettes

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the University of Missouri-Kansas City Special Collections and Archives Repository